I would like to ask you all to do one thing – it’s easy, it won’t take more than a minute, but it’s also a really difficult thing.But, please, if you will do this one thing for me, it will make me so happy:will you please turn off your phones?I don’t mean put them on silent, I mean actually turn them off.
Thank you.Now, here’s my next request, it’s also really difficult – who in here wants to admit that they pretended to turn off their phones?
I thought so.Why is it so difficult for us to disconnect – maybe, it is because we are afflicted with a terrible disease - #FOMO.
#FOMO has been a terrible condition for years now. #FOMO is an acronym for the condition:Fear Of Missing Out.Here is how it strikes - you are doing something like playing with your children or grandchildren, or maybe, I don’t know, sitting in shul, and your mind starts to wander.Suddenly, you are thinking about five different things that you co…